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Year
Event
Year from
Creation
Scripture
4000 BC
Adam and Eve driven from Eden
0
Genesis 5:3
3870 BC
Birth of Seth (Son of Adam and Eve)
130
Genesis 5:6
3765 BC
Birth of Enos (Son of Seth)
235
Genesis 5:9
3675 BC
Birth of Cainan (Son of Enos)
325
Genesis 5:12
3605 BC
Birth of Mahalaleel (Son of Cainan)
395
Genesis 5:15
3540 BC
Birth of Jared (Son of Mahalaleel)
460
Genesis 5:18
3378 BC
Birth of Enoch (Son of Jared)
622
Genesis 5:21
3313 BC
Birth of Methuselah (Son of Enoch)
687
Genesis 5:25
3013 BC
Removal of Enoch's City from Earth.
987
Genesis 6:23
3126 BC
Birth of Lamech (Son of Methuselah)
874
Genesis 5:28
2944 BC
Birth of Noah (Son of Lamech)
1056
Genesis 7:6
2623 BC
Supposed construction of Khufu pyramid in ancient Egypt. (This does not match historical with biblical timeline.)
1377
 
2494 BC
Birth of Japeth (Son of Noah)
1506
Genesis 5:32
2452 BC
Birth of Shem aka Melchizedek (Son of Noah)
1548
Genesis 5:32
2444 BC
Birth of Ham (Son of Noah)
1556
Genesis 5:32
2344 BC
Start of World Flood and Noah's Ark.
1656
Genesis 7:11
8:13-14
2342 BC
Birth of Arphaxed (Son of Shem)
1658
Genesis 11:10
2307 BC
Birth of Salah (Son of Arphaxed)
1693
Genesis 11:12
2273 BC
Birth of Eber (Son of Salah)
1727
Genesis 11:14
2239 BC
Birth of Peleg (Son of Eber)
1761
Genesis 11:16
2209 BC
Birth of Reu (Son of Peleg)
1791
Genesis 11:18
2177 BC
Birth of Serug (Son of Reu)
1823
Genesis 11:20
2143 BC
Birth of Nahor (Son of Serug)
1853
Genesis 11:22
2118 BC
Birth of Terah (Son of Nahor)
1882
Genesis 11:24
2048 BC
Birth of Abram aka Abraham (Son of Terah)
1952
Genesis 11:26
2023 BC
Abram departs Harran.
1977
Genesis 12:4
1962 BC
Birth of Ishmael (Son of Abraham and Hagar)
2038
Genesis 16:16
1948 BC
Birth of Isaac (Son of Abraham and Sarah)
2052
Genesis 21:5
1888 BC
Birth of Esau (Older twin son of Isaac and Rebekah)
2112
Genesis 25:25
1888 BC
Birth of Jacob aka Israel (Younger twin son of Isaac and Rebekah)
2112
Genesis 25:26
1803 BC
Birth of Joseph (Son of Jacob and Rachel)
2197
Genesis 30:22-24
1786 BC
Joseph sold as a slave in Egypt.
2214
Genesis 39:1
1773 BC
Joseph elevated to high position (Zaphnath-Paaneah) in Egypt.
2227
Genesis 41:40
1533 BC
Birth of Moses.
2467
Exodus 7:7
1453 BC
Israelite Exodus per timeline in Khufu pyramid.
2547
Exodus 16:35
1413 BC
Crossing of Jordan River.
2587
Joshua 14:7
1451 BC
Dividing the land of Inheritance.
2499
Joshua 14:7-10
1426 BC
Judges begin to rule Israel.
2524
Joshua 24:29
1100 BC
Reign of king Saul.
2900
Acts 14:21
1060 BC
Reign of king David.
2940
2 Samuel 5:4
1020 BC
Reign of king Solomon.
2980
1 Kings 6:1
1016 BC
Construction of Solomon's Temple.
2984
1 Kings 11:42
980 BC
Reign of king Rehoboam.
3020
1 Kings 14:21
963 BC
Reign of king Abija.
3037
1 Kings 15:2
960 BC
Reign of righteous king Asa.
3040
1 Kings 15:9-10
919 BC
Reign of king Jehoshaphat.
3081
1 Kings 22:42
894 BC
Reign of king Jehoram.
3106
2 Kings 8:17
886 BC
Reign of king Ahaziah.
3114
2 Kings 8:26
885 BC
Reign of queen Athaliah.
3115
2 Kings 11:3
879 BC
Reign of king Joash.
3121
2 Kings 12:1
839 BC
Reign of king Amaziah.
3161
2 Kings 14:2
810 BC
Reign of king Jotham.
3190
2 Kings 15:33
742 BC
Reign of king Ahaz.
3258
2 Kings 16:2
726 BC
Reign of king Hezekiah.
3274
2 Kings 18:2
697 BC
Reign of king Manasseh.
3303
2 Kings 21:1
642 BC
Reign of king Amon.
3358
2 Kings 21:19
640 BC
Reign of apostate king Josiah.
3360
2 Kings 22:1
609 BC
Three-month reign of king Jehoahaz.
3391
2 Kings 23:31
609 BC
Reign of king Jehoakim.
3391
2 Kings 23:36
606 BC
Babylon besieges Israel.
3394
Daniel 1:1
588 BC
Destruction of Solomon's Temple by Babylon.
3412
Daniel 2:1
536 BC
Cyrus decrees construction of a Second Temple.
3464
2 Chronicles 36:21,23
445 BC
Artaxerxes decrees rebuilding of Jerusalem.
3555
Nehemiah 2:1
6 BC
Birth of Jesus Christ in Bethlehem.
3994
Matthew 2:1,15
29 AD
Ministry of Jesus Christ begins.
4029
Luke 3:1
32 AD
Crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus Christ.
4032
Luke 3:1
John 20
37 AD
Calling of apostle Paul.
4037
Acts 9:1-16
70 AD
Destruction of Herod's Temple by Roman legions.
4070
Luke 21:5-6

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